The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 12 23 41
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +18
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 77 86 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 12.60% 9.30% 5.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.29% 10.46% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 66 78 55
Median salary £36,750 £37,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.34% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,250 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.62% +3.75%
Software Engineering
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
539 822 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 88.22% 88.86% 86.28%
Number of salaries quoted 356 742 762
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Northamptonshire region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Software Engineering
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +14 74 £36,000 -2.70% 5
Software Engineering
East Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 92 (60.93%) C++
2 77 (50.99%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (47.68%) C#
4 68 (45.03%) Degree
5 62 (41.06%) Computer Science
5 62 (41.06%) Linux
6 59 (39.07%) Java
7 58 (38.41%) .NET
8 52 (34.44%) Scrum
9 50 (33.11%) JavaScript
10 44 (29.14%) HTML
11 40 (26.49%) ASP.NET
12 37 (24.50%) Python
13 33 (21.85%) Windows
13 33 (21.85%) C
14 32 (21.19%) Physics
15 30 (19.87%) Unix
16 29 (19.21%) Web Services
17 28 (18.54%) Mathematics
17 28 (18.54%) Git (software)
17 28 (18.54%) Computer Vision
18 27 (17.88%) OO
18 27 (17.88%) Games
19 26 (17.22%) MVC
19 26 (17.22%) CSS
19 26 (17.22%) J2EE
20 22 (14.57%) jQuery
21 21 (13.91%) Web Development
21 21 (13.91%) PhD
22 20 (13.25%) Bash Shell

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.99%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.66%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (1.99%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.32%) MS Office
3 1 (0.66%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.96%) SaaS
2 4 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.92%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.99%) HTTP
2 3 (1.99%) RTP
2 3 (1.99%) RTSP
2 3 (1.99%) STUN
3 1 (0.66%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.28%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.64%) MySQL
3 6 (3.97%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.65%) Apache Hive
5 2 (1.32%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.66%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.66%) Redis
Development Applications
1 28 (18.54%) Git (software)
2 18 (11.92%) JUnit
3 16 (10.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (8.61%) Grunt
4 13 (8.61%) gulp
5 9 (5.96%) Gatling
6 8 (5.30%) Ranorex
6 8 (5.30%) Selenium
6 8 (5.30%) SoapUI
7 7 (4.64%) Jenkins
8 6 (3.97%) Visual Studio
9 5 (3.31%) Cucumber
10 4 (2.65%) Appium
11 3 (1.99%) GitLab
12 1 (0.66%) Artifactory
12 1 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.66%) Gradle
12 1 (0.66%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 27 (17.88%) Games
2 11 (7.28%) Aerospace
3 7 (4.64%) Retail
4 6 (3.97%) Electronics
5 5 (3.31%) Avionics
6 3 (1.99%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.32%) Finance
8 1 (0.66%) Automotive
8 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 73 (48.34%) Software Engineer
2 49 (32.45%) C++ Software Engineer
3 46 (30.46%) Developer
4 25 (16.56%) C# Developer
5 23 (15.23%) .NET Developer
6 19 (12.58%) C# Software Engineer
7 17 (11.26%) ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (11.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 17 (11.26%) Linux Engineer
8 15 (9.93%) Embedded Engineer
9 14 (9.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 13 (8.61%) .NET Web Developer
10 13 (8.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (8.61%) C# Web Developer
10 13 (8.61%) Web Developer
11 12 (7.95%) Embedded Linux Engineer
11 12 (7.95%) Java Developer
11 12 (7.95%) Windows Engineer
12 11 (7.28%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
12 11 (7.28%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (38.41%) .NET
2 44 (29.14%) HTML
3 40 (26.49%) ASP.NET
4 29 (19.21%) Web Services
5 26 (17.22%) CSS
5 26 (17.22%) J2EE
6 22 (14.57%) jQuery
7 19 (12.58%) XML
8 18 (11.92%) AngularJS
9 17 (11.26%) Spring
10 16 (10.60%) HTML5
11 15 (9.93%) .NET Framework
12 14 (9.27%) CSS3
13 13 (8.61%) OpenGL
14 11 (7.28%) Hibernate
14 11 (7.28%) JSP
14 11 (7.28%) RESTful
15 9 (5.96%) Entity Framework
15 9 (5.96%) GWT
15 9 (5.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 62 (41.06%) Computer Science
2 32 (21.19%) Physics
3 28 (18.54%) Mathematics
4 11 (7.28%) Algorithms
5 9 (5.96%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (4.64%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (3.31%) Robotics
8 4 (2.65%) Mobile Payment
9 3 (1.99%) iPhone
9 3 (1.99%) Streaming Video
10 2 (1.32%) Device Driver
10 2 (1.32%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.66%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 62 (41.06%) Linux
2 33 (21.85%) Windows
3 30 (19.87%) Unix
4 19 (12.58%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (1.99%) Android
6 2 (1.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (50.99%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (34.44%) Scrum
3 28 (18.54%) Computer Vision
4 27 (17.88%) OO
5 26 (17.22%) MVC
6 21 (13.91%) Web Development
7 18 (11.92%) Embedded Software Development
7 18 (11.92%) Mentoring
8 15 (9.93%) BDD
9 14 (9.27%) OOP
10 12 (7.95%) Image Processing
10 12 (7.95%) Open Source
10 12 (7.95%) SDLC
11 10 (6.62%) E-Commerce
11 10 (6.62%) Manual Testing
11 10 (6.62%) Performance Testing
12 9 (5.96%) Exploratory Testing
12 9 (5.96%) Unit Testing
13 8 (5.30%) Line Management
13 8 (5.30%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 92 (60.93%) C++
2 72 (47.68%) C#
3 59 (39.07%) Java
4 50 (33.11%) JavaScript
5 37 (24.50%) Python
6 33 (21.85%) C
7 20 (13.25%) Bash Shell
8 18 (11.92%) SQL
9 17 (11.26%) Scala
10 8 (5.30%) VB.NET
11 6 (3.97%) Delphi
12 2 (1.32%) COBOL
13 1 (0.66%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.66%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.66%) PHP
13 1 (0.66%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 68 (45.03%) Degree
2 21 (13.91%) PhD
3 11 (7.28%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.27%) QA
2 3 (1.99%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.97%) Firmware
2 3 (1.99%) Kamailio
2 3 (1.99%) OpenSIPS
3 2 (1.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.66%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 11 (7.28%) Sun
2 10 (6.62%) Google
3 6 (3.97%) Oracle
4 5 (3.31%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.99%) hybris
6 1 (0.66%) New Relic
6 1 (0.66%) VMware
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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